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Yale SOM Alumni Advisory Board

The Alumni Advisory Board is comprised of alumni who advise the dean and the school’s senior leadership on how to advance the values and mission of the school throughout the broader Yale alumni community.


Jeffrey Juger ’11
Deputy General Manager
JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc.

Vice Chair

Sojung Lee ’13 MAM
President, Asia Pacific


Matthew J. Broder ’81 B.A., ’87
Vice President, Public Affairs
Financial Accounting Foundation

Directors at large

Ramin Abtahi ’02
Head of Customer Success
Slack’s Enterprise Financial Services in North America                                                                                                         

Jill Govan Bauman ’87
President and CEO
Imagine LA

Joseph Brandifino ’18
Director, Production Security & Intelligence

Fay Chen ’08
Executive Director
Morgan Stanley

Benjamin Freedman ’15
Chief of Staff
New Culture

Claudia S. Gourdon ’78
Senior Vice President
M&T Bank

Manka Khanna ’19
Chief of Staff
NovoHydrogen, Inc.

Mandy Krumnow ’18
Vice President & Head of Scientific Affairs
Applied Therapeutics

Vivian Li ’13 MAM
Founding Partner of Beijing DRGs Tech Co., Ltd.
Director of Yale Healthcare Club of China

Charles Liu ’11
Executive Director
Credit Suisse

Tony Lynn ’14
Global Program Manager

Soji Maurice-Diya ’10
Chief Commercial Officer
American Tower Corporation – Nigeria

Victor Padilla-Taylor ’15
Director of Mentor, Advisor, and Partner Networks
Yale University

Olabosipo Sawyerr-Bassey ’07
Information Management Record Manager

Gilbert Santa Maria ’91
President and COO
Philippines Airlines Pnb Financial Center

Maya Sudhakaran ’14
Global Demand Manager
Prodigy Finance

Stuart Tarmy ’87
Global Director
Financial Services Industry Solutions for Aerospike

Student Representatives

1st year – Tom Sawyer ’22

Ex Officio Members

Kerwin K. Charles
Indra K. Nooyi Dean & Frederic D. Wolfe Professor of Economics, Policy, and Management
Yale School of Management

Joel A. Getz
Deputy Dean for Alumni, Development, and Special Initiatives
Yale School of Management

YAA Delegates

Ex Officio: 
Jeffrey Juger ’11, Chair, Alumni Advisory Board 

Deputy General Manager
JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc.

Paul Bashir ’19

Deloitte Consulting LLP

Frank Gadzekpo ’89
Executive Director
Universal Integrated Investment Partners

Dan Kent ’16
Senior Product Manager, Machine Learning
Glass Door

Nik Khakee ’96 
Managing Director
Standard & Poor’s

Christina Mainero  ’13 MPH, ’15 
Principal, Pharmacy Services Innovation and Strategy
Blue Shield of California

Eddie Thai ’12   
General Partner
500 Startups Vietnam

Mary Pat Wixted ’10 B.A., ’15 
Senior Associate Brand Manager
Campbell Soup Company

Alumni Fund Chair

Rebecca Vitas Schamis ’00
The Acceleration Project

Have a question or interested in volunteering – or just want to share your perspectives? We want to hear from you! Feel free to contact the Yale SOM Alumni Advisory Board at